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Pearl city Market

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Address: NanJingDongLu 558Hao ShangHai Lu:YouPin ShiChang 2-3 Lou ( Jin FuJianZhongLu ), Shanghai, China
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US$99.00*
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Shanghai City Bus Tour
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US$71.32*
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Coach Day Tour: Classic and Modern Shanghai with Lunch

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Quality Knockoffs Accessories

Come prepared with a picture and a price you are willing to pay. Most quality merchandise is kept in the back room so you must show them a picture and they will take you back... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Nga N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Come prepared with a picture and a price you are willing to pay. Most quality merchandise is kept in the back room so you must show them a picture and they will take you back there. If they don't have it, most likely they will take you to another shops where they have it. Don't forget to visit Kyle Optical... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Watched and listened to the demonstration on how to test pearls to see if they are real. Purchased some pearls and was so pleased to know they are real. Great price with discounts attached.

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Thank WendyW2
Rahway, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

This is an indoor mall with many individual shops or stalls, for pearls and accessories. It is not one of those places with bus trip visitors and oyster demonstrations. It is mostly geared to locals with a small number of Western visitors. We found good deals with mild bargaining in the $10-200 range. Shop keepers mostly have limited English but... More 

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Orlando
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Here's where you come to buy all kinds of souvenirs, including jewelry, electronics, luggage, apparel. Really fun, make sure you negotiate, there are lots of vendors who sell exactly the same thing so you can get great deals.

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Turin, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

I Was there during a weekday, very few people around and not big pressure from sellers...I Was also surprised that they trust you Leaving you and th pearls alone :) Things are quite the same in every shop, find someone you like and then choose!, Pearls are beautiful and have different size and shining and shape and price in any... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

Lots of things to be had here at good prices but you must bargain, dont buy things right away , they will bring the price to an acceptable amount . When shopping here I realized that you really have to know your prices. My co workers bought some Freshwater and Saltwater pearls, the SW pearls looked just like the FW,... More 

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Thank Robin L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

My Mom was in town visiting and third place was recommended for her to shop for pearls. It has a lot of stores and they negotiate good deals for you. If you are coming on the subway, it is about a 15 mins walk from the Longxi Rd. Station on line 10. If you like pearls, you'll enjoy this place.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

I have heard about Peal City Markets for a long time and was very keen to spend some time, which I did recently and I was certainly not disappointed. It was clean, bright and the air-conditioning was working a treat (37.5 outside).. The choice of product was very good with Pearls being a prominent attraction on the upper floors. So... More 

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San Diego, California
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35 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

I have shopped at Pearl City Market twice and both times have been thrilled with my experience. While my friend enjoys going "behind the door" and getting knock off bags, I do not personally care about "designer" labels. I am there for the jewelry. I have gotten beautiful necklaces, earrings, and bracelets for myself and friends and family. I have... More 

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azle tx
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

I gave it an average review because on the plus side I scored big on Pearl necklaces from a stall located in the back left corner of a large room marked "for airline employees". They were not pushy. I had them string 10 identical necklaces for my friends as Christmas gifts- cost- $4.50 per necklace. The were beautiful- silver metal... More 

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